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    Immigration and Customs Enforcement Operations

    House Democrats spoke to reporters following a meeting with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Acting Director Thomas Homman on immigration raids and deportations happening in…

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    House Democrats on U.S.-Russia Relations

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and other House Democrats held a press conference voicing their concerns about the Trump administration’s national security agenda. Representative Pelosi…

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    House Democrats on National Security Adviser Resignation

    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and ranking Democrats on several committees addressed National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s decision to resign over his contact with Russia before President…

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    Border Security and Immigration Enforcement

    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly testified in the first panel of a hearing on border security and President Trump’s executive orders on immigration. Secretary Kelly defended the president refugee…

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    House Session

    The House passed several Homeland Security Department and cybersecurity bills. Members also began consideration of a resolution disapproving the Interior Department stream protection rule,…

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    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated several bills under suspension of the rules.

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    U.S. House, Part 3

    The House convened voted on several bills considered under suspension of the rules, including measures dealing with drug administration in medical emergencies and care for patients with…

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    Local Law Enforcement and Terrorist Attacks

    Local law enforcement officials from around the country appeared before the House Homeland Security Committee to talk about their counterterrorism efforts. Witnesses, who included New York…

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    House Session

    The House passed a bill requiring the Treasury Department to report to Congress on assets of Iranian political and military leaders. Members also approved another bill that delays…

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    Combating ISIS

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, FBI Director James Comey, and National Counterterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen testified at a hearing on the threat posed by ISIS* and other…

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    Democratic Platform Committee Meeting, Day 2 Part 1

    The 2016 Democratic Platform Committee met to receive the report of the Platform Drafting Committee on the proposed party platform for the upcoming national convention in…

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    House Session, Part 3

    The House voted on several bills debated earlier under suspension of the rules. One of the bills, which aimed to combat money laundering and terrorism financing and would have expanded the…

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    Democratic Platform Committee Meeting, Day 1 Part 1

    The 2016 Democratic Platform Committee met to receive the report of the Platform Drafting Committee on the proposed party platform for the upcoming national convention in…

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    Democratic Platform Committee Meeting, Day 1 Part 2

    The 2016 Democratic Platform Committee held a meeting in Orlando, Florida, to receive the report of the Platform Drafting Committee on the proposed party platform for the upcoming…

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    National Park Service Operations

    National Park Service (NPS) Director Jonathan Jarvis testified at a hearing on an Inspector General’s report on alleged sexual misconduct by NPS workers at Canaveral National Seashore. Mr. Jarvis…

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    House Session

    The House approved several bills under suspension of the rules, including legislation dealing with inspectors' general subpoena powers and construction of medical facilities for veterans.…

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    House Session

    The House passed by a 282-138 vote the fiscal year 2017 Defense Department spending bill. Members also approved a counterterrorism bill, which combines three previously-passed bills, and is…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines open for viewer comments on President Obama’s comment the previous day that using the phrase “radical Islam” is a talking point rather than a strategy. Also, House…

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    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated several bills under suspension of the rules.

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    Airport Security Wait Times

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the effects of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening procedures on airports and airlines. The procedures had resulted in long security lines,…

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